Those tickets are free, but “controlled” by Congress; “be in touch with your Congressperson or Senator,” the Obama people suggest.
Riegner warned the Allies that Berlin had a plan to exterminate all Jews in countries occupied or controlled by Germany.
Grubbs was indicted in January for possession of controlled substances with intent to distribute.
Westerners wrongly assumed Chinese people were up in arms that Jackie Chan said they "need to be controlled."
A Democratic city that elected Democratic leaders is now controlled by the appointee of a Republican governor.
The popular employment of a word is not to be controlled by its scientific application.
Then, he made a great effort, and controlled his emotion to some extent.
Until the fifteenth century the Prior of Plympton controlled the affairs of Plymouth.
The Dardanelles campaign was largely conceived and controlled by the Rt.
controlled observation is inquiry, it is search; consequently it must be search for something.
early 14c., "to check, verify, regulate," from Anglo-French contreroller "exert authority," from Medieval Latin contrarotulus "a counter, register," from Latin contra- "against" (see contra) + rotulus, diminutive of rota "wheel" (see roll (n.)). From a medieval method of checking accounts by a duplicate register. Sense of "dominate, direct" is mid-15c. Related: Controlled; controlling.
Control group in scientific experiments is attested from 1952 (from a sense of control attested since 1875).
1580s, from control (v.). Control freak is late 1960s slang.
control con·trol (kən-trōl')
v. con·trolled, con·trol·ling, con·trols
To verify or regulate a scientific experiment by conducting a parallel experiment or by comparing with another standard.
To hold in restraint; check.
A standard of comparison for checking or verifying the results of an experiment.
An individual or group used as a standard of comparison in a control experiment.
A standard of comparison for checking or verifying the results of an experiment. In an experiment to test the effectiveness of a new drug, for example, one group of subjects (the control group) receives an inactive substance or placebo , while a comparison group receives the drug being tested.